Eleanor Farjeon

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About Eleanor Farjeon

Eleanor Farjeon (1881-1965) was a British author of children's stories and plays, poetry, biography, history and satire. She lived much of her life among the literary and theatrical circles of London, and her friends included D. H. Lawrence, Walter de la Mare and Robert Frost. She won many literary awards, and the prestigious Eleanor Farjeon Award for children's literature is presented annually in her memory by the Children's Book Circle.

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World Storytelling Day
You should read Jim at the Corner by Eleanor Farjeon and Edward Ardizzone. Published by RHCP Digital.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
Amazing!!! Perkin the Pedlar by Eleanor Farjeon. Published by RHCP Digital.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
Amazing!!! The Old Nurse’s Stocking-Basket by Eleanor Farjeon. Published by Puffin.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
You'll love Jim at the Corner by Eleanor Farjeon and Edward Ardizzone. Published by Red Fox Classics.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
Perkin the Pedlar is a wonderful book for your children. Published by Red Fox Classics.
2 years ago
World Storytelling Day
Kings And Queens is a wonderful book for your children. Published by Puffin.
2 years ago
World Book Day
Why not find a classic book to read on #WorldBookDay? Martin Pippin in the Daisy-Field is a brilliant book by Eleanor Farjeon, published by Red Fox Classics.
2 years ago
Mary Had a Little Lamb
On this day in 1877, Thomas Edison records himself reciting "Mary had a little lamb". Why not try Nursery Rhymes of London Town by Eleanor Farjeon. Published by RHCP Digital.
2 years ago